The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston is accepting nominations and applications for a full-time faculty position in the department of Diagnostic and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Oral Radiology, at the assistant, associate, or full professor level. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position is available March 1, 2013. The School of Dentistry seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and service has prepared them to contribute to its vision of becoming a world class imaging center while continuing our tradition of providing excellent education to our students and the highest quality of service to our patients. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology is an integral component of the Department of Diagnostic and Biomedical Sciences, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral Medicine, and the basic medical sciences.
Responsibilities include a wide range of teaching activities including course development. Additional responsibilities include development of research, scholarly activities that complement clinical activities and teaching in radiology, and contributions of service to the university and community.
The School of Dentistry is one of six schools in The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and is located on the South Campus of the world’s largest medical center, the Texas Medical Center. This unique environment offers significant resources, an outstanding patient pool and exceptional opportunities for education, patient care and research. The School has eight departments, eight advanced education programs and a Program in Dental Hygiene. In May of 2012, the School of Dentistry moved to a new, state-of-the-art 314,000 square foot full replacement building, including the new Denton A. Cooley, MD and Ralph C. Cooley, DDS University Life Center.
Candidates must hold a DDS (or equivalent) of DDS/PhD with ADA approved advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. In addition, candidates must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. Candidates also must be qualified to obtain a license to practice dentistry in the State of Texas or practice under a Faculty License through the School of Dentistry. A minimum of three (3) years clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and teaching experience is preferred. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to participate in UT Dentists, the School’s faculty practice.
UTHealth is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age. Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable disability accommodations will be provided, as needed. Additionally, UTHealth extends a preference in employment under Chapter 657 of the Texas Government Code to certain wartime veterans as well as widows and orphans of those killed on active duty. This is a security sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education Code # 51.215. A background check will be required for the final candidate.
Instructions to Applicants: Please apply at https://jobs.uth.tmc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=92039
For Inquires please contact:
Dr. Thomas Servos
Chair, Search Committee
The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston
7500 Cambridge Street, Suite 5330
Houston, TX 77054
As part of the application process, applicants are invited to complete a confidential and voluntary self-disclosure card that will be sent to them by the search committee chair after receipt of his/her application.
Position Available: March 1, 2013
Application Deadline: Applications accepted until position is filled.